Category 11 Case Directory
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AVCAT is a special project being conducted by NICAP, with the help and cooperation of the original compiler of AIRCAT, Dr. Richard Haines, and other sources, to create a comprehensive listing of sightings from aircraft with detailed documentation from these sources, including Projects SIGN, GRUDGE & BLUE BOOK.

Airliner Encounters 5 Objects That Departed At High Speed
Feb. 7, 1955
Fort Wayne, Indiana

7:55 p.m. EST
Duration ??
aircraft airliner
United States
2 observer
No radar contact

Brad Sparks:
Feb. 7, 1955; Ft. Wayne, Indiana (BBU)
7:55 p.m. American Airlines Flight 266 crew saw 5 star-like objects appear intermittently motionless then moving. (Project 1947)

Dan Wilson:
Feb. 7, 1955; Fort Wayne, Indiana
At 7:55 p.m. EST American Airline pilots of Flight 266 while flying over Fort Wayne, observed 5 star-like stationary objects due north at an estimated altitude of 30,000 to 40,000 feet. The objects then departed at terrific speed. (Dan Wilson)

Detailed reports and documents
reports/550207ftwayne_report.htm (Dan Wilson)

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